Right now, everything is published at https://www.oculus.com/en-us/rift/ Here is the summary:

This is the beginning of VR gaming – Oculus CEO Brendan Iribe

  • Oculus Rift Consumer Model for Q1 2016
    • 2160 x 1200 resolution, one resolution over two OLED displays
      • slightly higher than what I have for DK2: 1920 x 1080
    • OS: Windows 7 SP1 or newer
    • Hardware: 8GB RAM or more, Intel i5-4590 equivalent or greater, and either an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 / AMD 290 equivalent or greater.
    • Interfaces: HDMI 1.3 video output to connect to the headset, and 2x USB 3.0 ports for peripherals.
    • price: current guess is $350, now sure
  • Xbox One wireless gamepad included
    • What current researchers (like me) are using lol
  • Oculus Touch
    • The industrial design is supreme.
    • oculus_touch
  • Community
    • Oculus would like to establish an online community for VR gamers. Go Oculus!

“It’s light,” said Iribe, “you can hold it with one hand.”

The sensor you see here will be detailed further in the near future. For now, all you need to know is that it’s meant to disappear.


Last, enjoy the official trailer from Oculus on YouTube:

And the official Rift introduction video:


Well, last but not the least, they have a new Logo, which is more universal for HMD companies 🙂